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Senior Manager Jointer (m/f/d)




You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious team in Troisdorf.


In the role of Senior Manager Jointer (m/f/d) in an international environment with a northern Rhineland culture, you will have the opportunity for a wide range of activities with a broad spectrum of different communication levels. You will report directly to the Director Resource Management. In the future, you will have the opportunity to take on the position of divisional manager in Germany and thus develop further to become the deputy of the Director Resource Management. Your main focus will be on the development of the entire division as well as organisational development, including a great deal of creative freedom. 


You will be responsible for the following aspects: 

Your agenda includes personnel responsibility for approx. 20-28 employees/assemblers with international travel as well as the systematic development of the assemblers with regard to technology, HSE, working in projects and soft skills. You will empower and assign staff to carry out work and coordinate staff training. Furthermore, you will develop training and instruction documents and conduct project manager trainings for selected fitters. You will be responsible for hiring and onboarding of assemblers and manage the project management office (PMO) for continuous improvement at NKT sites. Further key tasks are:

  • Independent implementation Planning, execution and implementation of projects across a broad range of topics (e.g. introduction of process landscapes, IT system introductions, HSE projects, improvement systems, projects for better recording of key figures, etc.)
  • Implementation of structural decisions of the management, incl. independent project management
  • Promotion of safety awareness among employees and initiation of appropriate safety training courses


To connect a greener world, you should have the following skills and experience:
You have successfully completed a university degree in a technical or business environment and already have relevant professional experience as a manager. Furthermore, you have a very good ability to quickly think your way into different issues as well as a strong technical understanding and interest, ideally acquired through formal training and studies. Your profile is rounded off by strong stakeholder management as well as well-developed project management skills in various roles (PMO, project manager).
different roles (PMO, Project Manager, Contributor) and structured, analytical thinking coupled with good business acumen and risk management skills. Further important qualifications are:

  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, collaborative and solution-oriented
  • Approach with the ability to meet deadlines effectively
  • High level of self-motivation, desire to learn new technologies
  • Fluent in English and German


More about us:

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com. 


Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. 

Interested? Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date) via our career page.

We offer a competitive comp & ben package including flexible working conditions.

Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. 

If you have any questions, you are very welcome to contact our Business Partner Ms. Daniela Nocker, daniela.nocker@nkt.com.


We welcome your application!


Posting Date:  27-Sep-2021

Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

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